|Q: When will students be able to get their belongings from their lockers?
A: Parrish Taking Care of Business Days will be on Wednesday and Thursday, September 9th and 10th. Students will be able to get their belongings from their locker and PE locker at that time. A schedule for those days will be posted on our website on Monday, August 31st.
|Q: We do not have social media in our household, Facebook or Instagram. How will you share information or updates with me and my family?
A: We will be posting updated information on our Parrish MiddleSchool website. You can refer to our website for the most recent information. For parents who do use social media, we will continue to update information on Facebook and Instagram. We will also be sending out phone dialers to direct you to our sites when we update important information.
|Q: What time do kids need to be on their Chromebooks on the first day? Or what time does school start?
A: The first day of school for Parrish students will be Tuesday, September 15th. Students will need to be ready to start school at 9:00 AM. A copy of the Parrish Bell Schedule is posted on our website. Students will have five classes per day, Tuesday through Friday. They should follow their schedule of classes on those days.
|Q: What will the first day of school look like?
A: On the first day of school, students will log into their Chromebooks at 9:00 AM in the morning for their first class, which will be Advisory. The first day will look much like the first day of school during a regular school year. Students will be meeting their teachers and their classmates. One difference is that students will be learning our new online learning platform, Canvas. We will have more information on that in the near future.
|Q: Besides any electronic devices for work and class meetings, what supplies will be needed?
A: During Taking Care of Business Day, students will be given a binder that includes a variety of school supplies such as pens, pencils, highlighters, spiral notebooks, dividers, and a first nine-week calendar.
|Q: My student is on an IEP. When will I be contacted to update his IEP to reflect his needs for distance learning?
A: Our special education teachers have planned carefully to address your student’s needs. All specially designed instruction as well as accommodations on IEPs will continue to be provided during Comprehensive Distance Learning. You will hear from your students case manager within the first few days of school to answer any questions you may have.